Prakasam: Three youths arrested by AP Police on Tuesday after they molested a girl, filmed the incident, and then circulated the video. The video shot in August 2017, shows a man trying to molest and rape a girl while his friends shoot the incident.
According to the police, the girl was in a relationship with the main accused identified as Sai. However, recently the girl started avoiding his advances and she refused to continue the relationship. That’s when Sai made a plan and called his friends to molest her and “teach her a lesson”.
The three men told the girl that they all were going to a temple but instead took her to a deserted place to molest her. But she was not alone with the men, there was another girl who was a friend of the victim, was trying to save the girl and is now a witness in the case.
The victim can be seen begging and crying in the video which led to Kanigiri police registering a suo-motu case.
After identifying the victim, the police officers got in touch with the girl and persuaded her and her family to lodge a complaint.
The main accuse Sai is pursuing Bsc in Agriculture, another accuse Karthik is doing Btech and the third accuse Pawan is a son of a police constable. All of them have been booked under relevant sections of the Nirbhaya Act.
“We learnt about the incident three days ago after which we registered the case and arrested the accused. We request parents, teachers to keep a watch on the activities of their children”, said the Prakasam police.